Sleeping Lute Player (~1850)
Name: Sleeping Lute Player
Artist: Robert W Weir
Format: Watercolor on paper
Signed? Robt. W. Weir, lower left
Location: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (2019)
Website ID: LUTE1
Provenance: Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957
Irene Weir Book?
Notes: Girl in medieval costume asleep in high-backed chair by table on which rests a lute. Dog asleep at her feet. Ornamental fireplace in background left.